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Kenmore canister vacuum #116 5521290

The power stops suddenly then starts for a while after adjusting the swivel assembly until the swivel location moves to another direction.

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I have this problem and I can clearly see a crack in the cord between the floor tool and the cord attached to the lower wand.

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Im not familiar with kenwood vacs (i'm in uk not us) but usual cause of this type of fault is a fracture in the power cord where it enters the appliance or at the cable clamp. cut 6ins of the power cord and remake the connection

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http://www.managemyhome.com/mmh/answers/Answers.action#l4q110567
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